Take note – story published 6 years ago
The Latvian capital got a new landmark July 6 with a giant flag being run up a giant flagpole.
The new fixture has been erected as part of Latvia's centenary celebrations and sits on AB Dambis, a spit of land in the River Daugava opposite Riga's Old Town and the castle.
The flagpole is 60 meters tall.
Here's a webcam view so you can check its current state of flutter wherever you are in the world.
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